Innovation chief says “pressure test” your pet hypothesis. It’s guaranteed to be wrong.
His grandfather, a member of Oppenheimer’s atomic bomb team, foresaw the potential of nuclear energy to power cities – not destroy them. Today, Astro Teller is on a mission to harness innovation for good. Here’s how he’s doing it.
Series| Hard Reset
How can a water bottle cost negative 10 cents?
27 million likes on TikTok. A $0.00 product. How does the “FreeWater” company work?
What are “meta-skills” and how can they supercharge your life?
There are many meta-skills out there, but feeling, seeing, dreaming, making, and learning are likely the most important in the modern world.
How Daybreaker turned “sober morning raves” into a worldwide movement
In partnership with Million Stories
Digital nomad: why work from home if you can work from anywhere in the world?
How one deaf entrepreneur turned rejection into a profit
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A world map of start-up ambitions
A nun built a hydroelectric plant that’s providing free power to a town in Africa
Babble hypothesis shows key factor to becoming a leader
Coal mining has changed. What’s next for miners?
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How Grant Sabatier saved $1 million in 5 years
This company is tackling Kuwait’s ‘tire graveyard’ problem by tire recycling
This family ditched the suburbs for an RV—and have no regrets
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